Well, butter my biscuit! Dive right into the wacky world of Bikini Bottom with this amigurumi SpongeBob crochet pattern. I mean, who doesn’t love that squishy-faced yellow guy, right? I’ve always been drawn to SpongeBob’s infectious laughter and quirky adventures, and I just knew I had to translate that energy into crochet.
When I got my hands busy with this pattern, it felt like a splash of creativity – there’s a bit of whimsy, a dash of humor, and a whole lot of fun. And believe me, it’s not just for kids; adults will be chuckling too – just picturing him perched on their desk or chilling on a couch. If you’re hankering to bring a little underwater hilarity into your space, SpongeBob’s the guy for ya.
This isn’t merely a crochet pattern; it’s a bundle of joy, laughter, and a tad bit of that SpongeBob spunk. Whether you’re a fan of the show or just love a good crafting challenge, this is a must-try! So, grab your crochet hook and let’s dive into some bubbly fun.
- Premier Just Chenille in Lemin (yellow), white & brown colors
- 4.5 mm crochet hook
- 12 mm safety eyes
- Fiberfill stuffing
- Black felt & fabric glue for mouth
- Stitch marker
- Yarn needle
Ch – chain
Sc – single crochet
St – stitch
Dec – decrease
CC – color change
BLO – back loops only
Arm – ch 7, beginning in 2nd ch from hook: sl st in 6 stitches
Leg – ch 6, beginning in 2nd ch from hook: sl st in 5 stitches
In yellow color.
Rnd 1: ch 12, starting in 2nd ch from hook: 11 sc. On the other side of the ch: 11 sc (22)
Rnd 2: in BLO, sc in each st (22)
Rnd 3-5: sc in each st (22)
Rnd 6: sc, arm, sc, dec, 7 sc, arm, sc, dec, 8 sc (20)
When you are on the round following the arm/leg rounds, make sure to move the limbs outward and be careful not to sc in the chain stitch.
Rnd 7: sc in each st (20)
Rnd 8: sc in each st, CC to white in last st (20)
Rnd 9: sc in each st, CC to brown in last st (20)
Place safety eyes between R5 and R6, 3 or 4 stitches apart.
Rnd 10: sc in each st (20)
Rnd 11: 3 sc, leg, 5 sc, leg, 12 sc (20)
Rnd 12: ch 1, starting in 2nd st from hook: 8 sc
Rnd 13: ch 1, starting in 2nd st from hook: 8 sc
Rnd 14: dec using the ch space from row 12 + the next unworked st of the body.
Fasten off and leave a tail approximately 12 inches long.
Stuff the body.
Rnd 15: fold in the flat part of te pants so that it closes the body and aligns with the legs. Use a st marker to hold in place, if needed.
Rnd 16: use a yarn needle and the tail and sew it close. Keep adding stuffing as you go, if needed.